On November 12, 2013, at approximately 4:30 p.m., the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an elderly male subject who had approached a female minor and made lewd remarks suggesting sexual acts with the victim. During the initial report, it was learned that the male subject had contacted the victim while she was out walking her dog in the desert area near Hunter Avenue and East 47th Drive earlier that morning. The victim was able to provide deputies with a description of the suspect.
The following morning, the mother of the victim was approached by the suspect believing it was the female victim from the previous day. The mother followed the suspect to his residence and contacted the Sheriff’s Office. Deputies responded to the residence and interviewed the suspect. During the interview, the suspect admitted to the allegations.
Suspect: Lynn Page, 82 year old male, of Yuma was arrested and booked into the Yuma County Adult Detention Center for Disorderly Conduct (lewd behavior).
The Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating this incident. If you have been approached or contacted by the suspect, you are encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (928) 783-4427.